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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
A long time ago, there lived in the fantastic world of Gothos a folk, one of many. This civilization never ceased to develop new ways to make life easier for all. It was not long, however, before their insatiable thirst for knowledge called forth a danger which did threaten all of Gothos. Hordes of monsters suddenly made their inexorable way to the surface from the underworld. It was only through a last, desperate feat of strength that this race was able to defeat the infernal hordes and save Gothos from certain destruction. Shortly thereafter did they disappear from Gothos, their destination unknown.